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GRAPHIC DESIGN TRENDS TO LOOK OUT FOR IN 2022

Taye Harding

As the new year begins, we tend to reflect on the past 12 months and make a plan for the next. Things have been difficult for many the past two years, so let’s turn the page and start 2022 with positivity. After reviewing the research available, here’s a look at what top design trends are coming our way this year: Beware the motion of the ocean. Motion Graphics - you will see more and more motion graphics in 2022. The Pandemic rebirthed the use of QR codes. Using QR codes to relay information has become an everyday activity. This gives...

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Pros & Cons: First Surface vs Second Surface Acrylic

Taye Harding

Pros & Cons: First Surface vs Second Surface Acrylic

Today, we’ll explain the pros and cons of printing acrylic on the front side of the acrylic (first surface) as opposed to the back side of the acrylic (second surface). PROPERTIES OF ACRYLIC Before we can explore the differences between first surface and second surface acrylic, it’s important to understand the acrylic itself. Acrylic is very different from anything else we offer at MINOH. It’s a clear, plexiglass material that is durable enough for outdoor use, although we do recommend indoor use. The use of acrylic outside tends to limit the lifespan of the sign due to sun damage, exposure...

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HOW GREAT SIGNAGE CAN SET YOU APART FROM OTHERS THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

Taye Harding

So how can businesses set themselves apart from others this holiday season? You can do it with an effective visual communication strategy, useful for every shopper by keeping these three things in mind. Check this out to learn more.

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Difference Between Decals and Stickers

Taye Harding

Difference Between Decals and Stickers

  If you’re wondering what’s the difference between decals and stickers, you’re probably looking to shop for one. The trick is working out which one is the best choice for you. Decals and stickers are very similar. Oftentimes, they're used interchangeably. Decals, stickers, and labels are comprised of two layers: a paper backing and an adhesive layer. The adhesive layer is put on the paper backing (usually some type of wax paper or something similar) and then the design is printed on the front of the adhesive layer. The adhesive layer can be made of different materials including vinyl, paper,...

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4 WAYS TO SHAKE UP YOUR SAFETY SIGNAGE

Taye Harding

It is imperative that facilities have safety and regulatory signs so as to keep visitors, customers, and employees properly informed. With the events that have taken place last year, there's even more attention paid to those once barely-noticed signs and graphics. Just because they’re safety signs, doesn’t mean they need to be boring! While some safety signs have to follow strict laws regarding how they are posted, others can reflect the personality of both your brand and décor. Bring your signs to life with these creative ways to promote both safety and sweetness in your facility.   Parking Signs Incorporate...

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